WYSO String Ensemble

WYSO String Ensemble is a training group for elementary school string players. Participants learn how to play in a group setting and how to follow a conductor. No audition is necessary. Most members are taking private lessons and can play material equivalent to that found in various method books I and II.

 

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Director: Jennifer Dail

Dates: Mondays 6:15-7:15 p.m.

February 17 through May 11 (no session on April 13).

Location: Academy of Music • 951 Old Salem Road, Greensburg

There is no audition for this group of violin, viola and cello students.

About Jennifer Dail, Director
Jennifer holds a degree in music from Liberty University. She is a former WYSO Philharmonic and Liberty University Orchestra concertmaster, as well as current concertmaster of the WSO Academy Summer Philharmonic. She is also the 1st violinist with the Laurel Valley String Quartet and has performed with the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra.

 

Call 724-837-1850 for more information or email Morrie Brand

 

 

 

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